The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Apache skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 42 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing Apache 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.32% 1.50% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 10.91% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.81 £32.54
% change year-on-year - -2.23%  

Apache is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 38 55 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 12.06% 13.75% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 49
Median daily rate £413 £419 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +28.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year +0.75% +5.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -70.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -13.75%  

Apache
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Apache as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache in Cambridge

Apache
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache in Cambridge

Apache
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Apache.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (40.00%) HBase
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (40.00%) Kafka
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) BODI

Apache
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) BODI
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
2 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Oozie
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft